FreeBSD : phpmyadmin -- insufficient output sanitizing when generating configuration file (06f9174f-190f-11de-b2f0-001c2514716c)

High Nessus Plugin ID 36012


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


phpMyAdmin reports :

Setup script used to generate configuration can be fooled using a crafted POST request to include arbitrary PHP code in generated configuration file.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 36012

File Name: freebsd_pkg_06f9174f190f11deb2f0001c2514716c.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.18 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/03/25

Modified: 2013/11/29

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:phpMyAdmin, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:phpMyAdmin211, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/03/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/03/24

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (PhpMyAdmin Config File Code Injection)

Elliot (Phpmyadmin File Upload)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1151

CWE: 94